Long Island Divorce Lawyer

Experienced Suffolk County Divorce Lawyer Serving Long Island

Looking for a highly rated local divorce and family law firm with a strong reputation?

“David is an excellent divorce attorney. He is reliable, trustworthy and executes with speed. He successfully handled my divorce. He was able to make recommendations and suggestions and my case moved along fast with no issues. I have recommended David to others and will continue to do so.”

Call (631) 239-1702 or contact us to tell us about your case today. 


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If you are filing for divorce or you need assistance in resolving a family conflict related to marriage, work with a reputable Long Island divorce attorney that can handle your case, no matter how challenging it may be, and put your needs first. An effective attorney will represent your interests, provide quality guidance both pre and post trial, and determine the best course of action at all times.

The Badanes Law Office has handled hundreds of simple and complex Long Island divorce, custody and family law cases, getting our clients results. We are seasoned both in and out of the court to handle litigation cases, vigorously providing effective legal representation. We are also very experienced in helping you mediate with your spouse out of the court system so that you can move on. We are not the largest divorce law firm, but we are the most effective because you will always work with our Principal Attorney, who has been described as: Intelligent. Ethical. Reliable. Trustworthy. Prepared. Zealous. Attentive. Available. And, Detailed Oriented.

At the Badanes Law Office, we recognize that each Long Island divorce is different and that each divorce requires different skills. If you are in Suffolk County, then your case will be heard in Supreme Court in Central Islip. A spouse who is seeking an amicable divorce requires an experienced Suffolk County divorce attorney who can guide them; in other situations, a spouse requires an aggressive attorney willing and able to fight for their rights.We recognize and understand these differences and handle your divorce accordingly. We are also very familiar with the Suffolk County Court and the Suffolk County Judges. This is very important to obtaining a successful outcome.

If you prefer to work with a Nassau County divorce lawyer, we can also help you, because we have an office conveniently located Garden City, NY. The office is located on Franklin Avenue, within walking distance to the Nassau County Matrimonial Center. The Badanes Law Office provides our extensive experience in divorce, child custody, child support, spousal maintenance (alimony), prenuptial and all areas of matrimonial and family law to our Long Island clients.

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If you are going through a divorce in New York, you should know your rights and you should know the law. You will find our eBook helpful and informative as you navigate the divorce process. Download a copy of “7 Things You Should Know When Going Through a Divorce in New York” here.

Helpful Resources When You Are Considering Divorce:

What are my divorce options?
What 5 things should I do before divorce?
How can I make my divorce shorter?
What you need to know about divorce in Suffolk County
Should I start the divorce process or should I wait?
View divorce FAQ videos
What do I need to know about uncontested divorce and contested divorce?

“I am a resident on Long Island. What is the divorce process?” A brief overview:

1. Commencement
2. Serving the Summons and/or the complaint
3. Answering the Summons and/or complaint
4. The first court appearance
5. Discovery
6. Other court conferences
7. Trial

Read a detailed article about the divorce process here.

Matrimonial and Family Law Attorney Serving Long Island Clients

The motto of the Badanes Law Office is “The Law Firm With a Difference.” You will find many positive differences between our law firm and other law firms. Differences that will help you in your Long Island divorce, separation, post-divorce issues, child support, child custody, orders of protection and all issues related to matrimonial law and family law.  We have the experience, track record of success and passion for excellence in representing all of our clients. We provide excellent legal representation with reasonable hourly rates. Yet, you get a law firm with vast experience in matrimonial law and with proven results. We also stay very accessible to you and respond quickly to your needs.

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Several local Long Island, NY attorneys already refer their matrimonial and family law cases to me. They trust me to do the right thing for their clients, friends and family. I can do the same for you. In the Badanes Law Office, your needs comes first and we listen to your concerns and address them head-on. You want family, matrimonial and divorce lawyers on Long Island that are attentive, responsive, diligent, intelligent, and talks to you in plain English. We pride ourselves in exceeding these goals.

Areas We Serve:

We serve clients facing divorce and family issues throughout Long Island, NY ranging  anywhere from Montauk to Great Neck and all the towns in-between. We are especially convenient to clients near Northport/East Northport, Commack, Huntington, Melville, Smithtown, Centerport, Huntington, Melville, Elwood, Dix Hills, Kings Park, Greenlawn, Smithtown, Hauppauge, Huntington Station, Saint James and Stony Brook in Suffolk County.